1+ months

Senior Supervising Traffic / ITS Engineer

Columbia, SC 29201
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP USA's is seeking an experienced Senior Supervising Traffic/ITS Engineer in South Carolina. This will be a key hire to help grow our Traffic Engineering practice throughout the state of South Carolina, including Traffic Engineering planning and design, signal design, ITS, traffic analysis, and traffic studies. This role could be located Columbia, Greenville or Charleston.
Responsibilities include:
  • Serve as Lead Traffic Engineer for the state of South Carolina to build and maintain a Traffic Engineering practice – will lead traffic operations, design, and ITS tasks for the staff in the state
  • Serve as project manager for traffic engineering projects
  • Work on traffic analyses and crash analyses for SCDOT and municipal projects
  • Complete traffic studies for private clientele as well as traffic impact study review for municipal clients
  • Work on signal design and operational improvements projects, signal optimization projects, ITS projects, as well as traffic engineering projects for SCDOT
  • May also support design-build or other traffic engineering projects as needed
  • Work on signing and pavement marking design
  • Potentially work on Maintenance of Traffic design
Specific tasks/project work include:
  • Traffic Analyses
  • Traffic Impact Studies
  • Signal timing development and implementation
  • Traffic Signal Design
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems
  • Intersection and corridor improvement studies
  • Interchange modification studies
  • Safety studies (accident analysis, collision diagrams)
  • Signing and Pavement Marking Design
  • Maintenance of Traffic Design


Minimum Qualifications:
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering or related field (Masters preferred)
  • 15+ years of traffic engineering experience
  • Registered Professional Engineer
  • Experience with SCDOT projects
  • Proven success on pursuits and well connected in the SC transportation and traffic engineering community
  • Knowledge of traffic engineering and planning software (HCS, Synchro, VISSIM, ArcGIS) preferred (CAD or Microstation experience a plus)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office software including Word, Excel and Power Point required
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master’s Degree
  • PTOE
  • Registered PE in South Carolina
WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout their career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, you ready to get started? 
WSP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The selected candidate must have the immediate ability to legally work in the United States.
EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation


Posted: 2019-08-28 Expires: 2020-09-05

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